Medical Education in a Private Hospital

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Instituto do Cerebro de Brasilia
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00627822
First received: February 22, 2008
Last updated: NA
Last verified: February 2008
History: No changes posted
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to assess patient and companion acceptability of medical education in a non-teaching private hospital


Condition
Health Care Quality, Access, and Evaluation

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Patient and Companion Perspectives on Medical Education in a Non-Teaching Private Hospital

Further study details as provided by Instituto do Cerebro de Brasilia:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Patient and companion acceptability of medical education [ Time Frame: immediate ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 209
Study Start Date: March 2005
Study Completion Date: April 2006
Primary Completion Date: April 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
Ward
Patients in the hospital ward
Emergency room
Patients in the emergency waiting room
Intensive care unit
Family members of patients admitted to the intensive care unit

  Eligibility

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Private hospital: Patient and family members

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients in the hospital ward and in the emergency waiting room
  • Family members of patients admitted to the intensive care unit
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00627822

Sponsors and Collaborators
Instituto do Cerebro de Brasilia
Investigators
Study Director: Ricardo A Teixeira, MD PhD Instituto do Cérebro de Brasília